Anas americana


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Synonyms for Anas americana

a widgeon the male of which has a white crown

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Key words: American Wigeon, Anas americana, Anas penelope, Eurasian Wigeon, Sacramento Valley
The individual was clearly longer-bodied than the Redheads (Aythya americana) and American Wigeons (Anas americana) that were swimming in the surroundings.
Number of bones Number of bones Loye Miller counts 1931 A.Miller Species LACM SBMNH 1932 Pelecanus occidentalis 0 0 Ciconia maltha 14 3 Chen caeulescens (Chen?) 1 0 Anas platyrhynchos 2 1 Anas strepera 0 0 Anas americana 0 0 Anas crecca 0 0 Cathartes aura 1 3 Gymnogyps amplus (californianus) 4 5 Coragyps (Catharista) occidentalis 2 0 Teratornis merriami 6 3 Haliaetus leucocephalus 0 7 Circus cyaneus (hudsonius) 0 1 Accipiter striates (velox) 0 I Accipiter cooperi 2 3 Accipiter gentilis (Astur atricapillus) 7 0 Buteogallus (Geranoaetus) fragilis 5 1?
Two species accounted for the majority of birds in this: Anas americana (34% of all grebes, ducks and rails) and Fulica americana (30%).